Advertisements

Tagged: 1952

0

Slim Gaillard And Arthur Prysock – Live At Birdland – 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Become a Patron! Live Jazz from the 1950’s this weekend with a double bill, live from Birdland in New York City on September 9,1952. Not together, though sharing the same stage, Slim Gaillard and Arthur Prysock. Starting off the set is the ultra-smoothe and mellow Arthur Prysock, who does several...

Advertisements
Dwight D. Eisenhwer 0

Eisenhower Accepts The Nomination – 1952 – Past Daily Convention Snapshot

Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower – Republican Convention Acceptance Speech – July 11, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As a reminder of some historic Convention acceptance speeches, ones which have resonated throughout history, and which have come back to shed light over how some things have changed – here...

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra – Live From Cleveland, 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra – Live From Cleveland, 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for audio Player – Duke Ellington and His Orchestra – broadcast from the Town Casino, Cleveland Ohio – September 17, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection More classic concerts this weekend. For our Jazz entry, Duke Ellington in a live broadcast...

3

Camille Maurane And Nadine Sautereau In Music By Emmanuel – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Maurice Emmanuel – scenes from Amphytrion – Camille Maurane, Baritone – Nadine Sautereau, Soprano – Paris Radio Symphony, conducted by Eugene Bigot – Feb. 13, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection I originally posted just the overture to Maurice Emmanuel’s Amphytrion...

0

Renèe France Froment and Louise Clavius-Marius Play The Music Of Jean Hubeau – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Hubeau – Violin Sonata Another rarity this weekend – and another broadcast recital from French Radio in the 1950’s. This one features rising-young-star Renèe France-Froment on violin with legendary pianist-pedagogue Louise Clavius-Marius on Piano in a performance of the Sonata for Violin...

2

Charles Koechlin – L’Abbaye – French Radio – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Charles Koechlin – L’Abbaye – 1952 Something a little different tonight. Back over to the mountain of French Radio Transcriptions, but rather than focus on orchestras or instrumentalists, I thought I would give something small and vocal a try. One of the...

0

Nixon And Checkers – September 23, 1952 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Checkers – 1952 Sixty years ago today, on September 23, 1952, vice-Presidential candidate Senator Richard Nixon was fighting for his political life amid charges of misusing campaign contributions, secret bank accounts and dirty tricks. So much were the allegations that it was...

0

Eisenhower – Republican Convention – 1952 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Eisenhower Acceptance Speech – 1952 As the 2012 Republican Convention gets under way, here is a sampler from another Republican Convention – sixty years ago. General Dwight D. Eisenhower delivers the acceptance speech for his party’s nomination on July 20, 1952. Eisenhower...